Edward Jensen headshotBringing forward-thinking solutions to Phoenix’s urban fabric, Edward Jensen is one of urban Phoenix’s leading critical thinkers. He is the Host and Editor-in-Chief of The Downtown Phoenix Podcast, a critically acclaimed program that creates spacious and intelligent conversation on issues important to urban civics. Through Edward Jensen urban productions, he helps individuals and organizations advance our community with an emphasis on arts and design policy and urban form, continuing his celebrated one-on-one collaborative style. Past clients of Edward Jensen urban productions have included urban design projects, political campaigns, and major downtown initiatives.

Current civic engagements and appointments include the City of Phoenix Arts & Culture Commission, the Steering Committee of Downtown (Phoenix) Voices Coalition, and the Hance Park Conservancy. He is a 2011 alumnus of Arizona State University, having graduated with honors in Urban and Metropolitan Studies from the School of Public Affairs. While at ASU, he received the 2010 Outstanding Service as an Undergraduate and 2011 Outstanding Student Leader awards from the College of Public Programs.

Mr. Jensen lives in central Phoenix. His blog is edwardjensen.net and he frequently tweets at @edwardjensen.